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The Junior Jet Club

A soft play area for air and space enthusiasts ages 2-6.
Open from 10-5 and free with museum admission. (closed during JJC Classes)

Young aviators can climb, explore and build in our new Junior Jet Club. Sign up for special age-appropriate programming.

Junior Jet Club Classes

Learn with your grown-up!

  • Free for Members
  • Free with Museum Admission for non-members (registration required)
  • Limited to 30 persons (15 children, 15 adults)
  • Due to space limitations, only one adult per child is allowed in the JJC during the class
  • Classes are held on special Sundays at 1 PM and Wednesdays at 11 AM and run for 45 minutes
  • Best for children aged 2-5
  • Each month is a new theme to explore
  • Visits include story time and a craft activity
Junior Jet Club Class: B is for Balloon!

B is for Balloon

Come to the Junior Jet Club as we fly away with a Hot Air Balloon! Learn about how farm animal friends were brave explorers venturing into the skies carried by wind. After we hear our story, help us create a 3D spinning hot air balloon to fill with passengers.
Sunday, February 5th, 1:00 pm - Register
Wednesday, February 22nd, 11:00 am - Register

Members are FREE and can register by calling Reservations at 516-572-4066 (Monday-Friday, 10:00 am-4:00 pm)

More Upcoming Classes:

I can be a Pilot
Sunday, March 5th
Wednesday, March 15th

We are explorers
Sunday, April 2nd
Wednesday, April 19th

The Sky is full of Stories
Sunday, May 7th
Wednesday, May 24th

Our Place in Space
Sunday, June 4th
Wednesday, June 14th